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by Rusty74
Wed Aug 19, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 797
Views: 59357

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Also a fire extinguisher and blanket,and first aid kit.Easy to reach from the yard. Cleaned and fettled the hurricane lamps.Got enough paraffin now. Fixed a leaking workshop roof. All these things add up. Keep an eye in Lidl the anaf extinguisher range be it the small 1kg or the big 6kg powder are ...
by Rusty74
Wed Aug 19, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 797
Views: 59357

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

LOL rusty I shouldn't laugh, but that's the job my husband had for 12 years. He worked in Edinburgh and drove a Toro around multi storey flats, and people dropped nappies and bottles of water on his head :shock: good machines "Toro" we have a few but mainly ramsoms (which i think are crap tbh),and ...
by Rusty74
Sun Aug 16, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: solar security lights
Replies: 13
Views: 953

Re: solar security lights

No problem... These look identical to the ones Lidl were flogging the other year when I got mine but the price on here :shock: https://shop.nightsearcher.com/product/NSSOLARSENTRY1000 One lives on the extra long fence post I put in by the patio (screwed solar to the top and lamp just below). With a ...
by Rusty74
Sun Aug 16, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 782

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

farm foods,b&m,lidel and home bargins we use the only trouble i have with home bargins is i go in for light bulbs and spend £50 to £60 while in there :D :D :D
by Rusty74
Sat Aug 15, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: Roadless Landrover
Replies: 8
Views: 1974

Re: Roadless Landrover

another old comment id like to post on but iv still got my 1st legal car tucked away a mk5 cortina estate 20l gl with pinto engine and twin 45 webber carbs on it,goes like shit off a shovel for its age and easy to repair and will run in a emp,should we every have a mad max scenrio,and great fun in t...
by Rusty74
Sat Aug 15, 2020 11:19 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 797
Views: 59357

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Ooh Lil! Your hubby sounds like I used to be.I used to have a proper temper on me,and it has landed me in hot water a time or two. Now I am older,slower and a lot,lot wiser.Avoiding confrontation is my policy now. The temper thing is interesting! I've usually held back on my temper, and the few tim...
by Rusty74
Sat Aug 15, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: solar security lights
Replies: 13
Views: 953

Re: solar security lights

well managed to get my hands on one of these today after work,was last one in the shop,set it up at the far end of the garden where it is poorly light at night,now awaiting darkness to see how much light it will put out cheers for the links to it folks.... Found on the early ones the sensitivity ad...
by Rusty74
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: solar security lights
Replies: 13
Views: 953

Re: solar security lights

well managed to get my hands on one of these today after work,was last one in the shop,set it up at the far end of the garden where it is poorly light at night,now awaiting darkness to see how much light it will put out cheers for the links to it folks.... Found on the early ones the sensitivity ad...
by Rusty74
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Another lockdown
Replies: 10
Views: 782

Re: Another lockdown

Boris made it quite clear that he will shut pubs,restaurants and shops over schools,if there is a flare up of Covid19. No secret there. My wife had a conference call yesterday.She is a teacher. The head has recieved notice from upon high about planning for another lockdown.During the ( current) loc...
by Rusty74
Thu Aug 13, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 797
Views: 59357

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

after last nights epic 5 hour thunder and lighting storm(anit seen one like that for years 76 last one??),went to home bargins and picked up more of there "nitelite collapsible lanterns",incase of a power cut do quite like this if im honest and a couple of the head torches,plan on testing them tonig...